Newsweek Compared Charles Manson To Donald Trump, Were They Right to Do So?

Article by WN.Com Correspondent Dallas Darling Given comparisons are sometimes odious, at least according to the prolific novelist Miguel de Cervantes, was the widely read and influential Newsweek right to have compared Charles Manson’s manner of language and message to that of Donald Trump? What’s more, were they accurate and truthful in describing how the president speaks in many similar ways as did the former cult leader and convicted murderer, engaging those who feel marginalized and alienated from the rest of society?1 Telling People How to Think Instead What to Think Both were indeed charismatic speakers who knew how to speak to people in such a way that emotionally engaged…